Librarian Louise Butler Walker ’35 took desperate measures to survive in a racist society.
The Cooperative Children’s Book Center transforms publishing by championing diversity.
When popular graduate student Jenny Morrill MA1905 left campus for the summer, librarians found evidence of “a most awful crime” that she blamed on her morphine addiction.
Shhhh! We’re studying here.
Demand for digital resources at UW libraries is growing fast.
Susan Barribeau ’77, MA’91 had no time to waste when she came across a listing for 25 sketchbooks that had belonged to Margaret and…
A UW researcher shines a light on a lost essay.
Elise Schimke ’17 sought solitude in campus libraries during her time at UW–Madison. So when the history and…
It’s a question that Erika Janik MA’04, MA’06 has been asking since her childhood.
A class project sparked a career as an author and illustrator.
27,000 days overdue.
Go Big Read novel spans the globe via two characters.
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Helen C. House Party
A simple idea to house free books in quirky little buildings on posts is bringing neighborhoods together and enhancing literacy around the world.
Memorial Library bids an overdue adieu to its card catalog.
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Happy trails, Bernie. Thanks for keeping our UW memories alive.